Chopta , Chamoli
Hill-station, Trekking, Scenic, Adventure
Hindi, Garwhal, English
Chopta located is 47 KMs from Chamoli is small but beautiful hamlet in Uttarakhand fast becoming popular amongst domestic and foreign tourists. Chopta is surrounded by pine, deodar, and provides breathtaking views peaks like Nanda Devi, Trishul and Chaukhamba. During early spring season tourist can see whole are glow in red as the flowers of Rhododendron trees bloom.
The are is pretty famous for many trekking routes, Chopta Tungnath Trek is one such trek is quite famous among trekkers. Durimg winters from December to March, area is covered in snow and proveds nice slopes for skiing.
Chopta is about 35 KMs from Gopeshwar and 250 KMs from Rishikesh. Delhi is 450 KMs from here. Best time to visit Chopta is May to June and then in late August to November.